Bittern Close

Postcode: NE11 9FF

Bittern Close is a street in the settlement of Gateshead which is within the electoral area of Dunston and Teams Ward in the administration area of Gateshead District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Bittern Close is located 247.32 miles North from the centre of London, 1.66 miles South West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 51.67 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 72.62 miles North from the centre of York.

Road Name:Bittern Close
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Bittern Close

NE11 9FF
NE11 9FG
Height

Height

The Central point of Bittern Close is approximately 7 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 019467 - Gosforth
Area Code: 01661 - Prudhoe
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13.6
Median Speed: 14.3
Maximum Speed: 20.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 47
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bittern Close

93 Bittern Close
Sale Price: £117,000
Sale Date: 16/06/2017
45 Bittern Close
Sale Price: £75,000
Sale Date: 23/02/2017
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Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Riverside Primary Academy

Distance: 0.09 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 258
Address: Colliery Road, Dunston, NE11 9DX
Telephone: 01914601918
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to Riverside Primary Academy

Cruddas Park Early Years Centre

Distance: 0.72 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 34
Address: Brunel Terrace, NE4 7NL
Telephone: 01912736682
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to Cruddas Park Early Years Centre

St Philip Neri Roman Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.8 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 163
Address: Ellison Road, Dunston, NE8 2QU
Telephone: 01914604378
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to St Philip Neri Roman Catholic Primary School

St Michael's RC Primary School

Distance: 0.86 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 216
Address: Clumber Street North, Elswick, NE4 7RE
Telephone: 01912739383
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to St Michael's RC Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Dunston Hill Hospital

Address: Dunston Hill, Gateshead, NE11 9QT,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 1.65 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Dunston Hill Hospital

Diabetes Centre

Address: Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 6BE,
NHS Sector
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 1.84 (km)
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Bensham Hospital

Address: Saltwell Road, Gateshead, NE8 4YL,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 2.26 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Bensham Hospital

Great North Childrens Hospital

Address: Queen Victoria Road, New Victoria Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 233 6161
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Distance: 2.91 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Great North Childrens Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Glenpark Medical Centre

Address: Glenpark Medical Centre, 61 Ravensworth Rd,dunston, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE11 9AD
Telephone: 0191 4604300
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Glenpark Medical Centre

Teams Medical Practice

Address: Teams Medical Practice, Watson Street, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 2PQ
Telephone: 0191 4604239
Distance: 1.18 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Teams Medical Practice

Grainger & Scotswood Medical Practices

Address: Grainger Medical Group, Elswick Hc, Meldon Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE4 6SH
Telephone: 0191 2986060
Distance: 1.29 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Grainger & Scotswood Medical Practices

Cruddas Park Surgery

Address: Cruddas Park Surgery, 178 Westmorland Road, Cruddas Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 7JT
Telephone: 0191 2261414
Distance: 1.38 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Cruddas Park Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 1 Spoor Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9BD
Distance: 0.6 (km)
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T S Lalli and Associates

Address: T S Lalli and Associates, 3/4 the Crescent, Dunston, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9SJ
Distance: 1.02 (km)
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Glenholme Dental Surgery

Address: Glenholme Dental Surgery, 7 Market Lane, Dunston, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9NX
Distance: 1.16 (km)
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Watch Dental Clinic

Address: Watch Dental Clinic, 3 Grainger Park Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 8DP
Distance: 1.37 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Watch Dental Clinic
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Dunston Library

Ellison Road, Dunston, Gateshead, NE119SS
Telephone: 0191 433 5690
Distance: 0.83 Kilometres
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Directions from Bittern Close to Dunston Library

West End Library

Condercum Road, Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE49JH
Telephone: 0191 2771500
Distance: 1.85 Kilometres
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Lobley Hill Library

Lobley Hill Road, Scafell Gardens, Gateshead, NE110AL
Telephone: 0191 433 6405
Distance: 2.02 Kilometres
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Moorside Library

Beaconsfield St, Arthur'S Hill, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE45AW
Telephone: 0191 272 4312
Distance: 2.17 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Dunston Station is 0.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Dunston

Dunston station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Billingham • Blaydon • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Manors • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Widdrington • Wylam

MetroCentre Station is 1.46 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to MetroCentre

MetroCentre station is operated by Northern in the Blaydon area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Manors • Marton • Maryport • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Widdrington • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Manors Station is 2.94 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Manors

Manors station is operated by Northern in the Newcastle upon Tyne East area on the Newcastle - Border [nr Berwick] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Chathill • Cramlington • Dunston • MetroCentre • Morpeth • Newcastle • Pegswood • Widdrington

Blaydon Station is 4.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Blaydon

Blaydon station is operated by Northern in the Blaydon area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Billingham • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dunston • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 9.8 Kilometers away Directions from Bittern Close to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 51.43 Kilometers away Directions from Bittern Close to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 12.92 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 13.64 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 13.66 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 49.24 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bittern Close is approximately 0.45 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 8.35 Km Away
Directions from Bittern Close to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 9.68 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 11.37 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 19.65 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Food

1 Tower Court, Dunston, Gateshead, NE11 9AZ
Distance: 0.59 Kilometres
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McColls

Unit 1, Cruddas Park Shopping Centre, Westmorland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7RW
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
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The Co-operative Food

Unit 1, Cruddas Park Shopping Centre, Westmorland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7RW9 The Crescent, Dunston, Gateshead, NE11 9SJ
Distance: 1.02 Kilometres
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M A Brothers

177 Elswick Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6SR
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: The Centre for Life
Distance: 1.06 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to The Centre for Life

Museum

Attraction Name: Holy Jesus Hospital
Distance: 1.36 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Hancock Museum, Newcastle Discovery Museum, Blackfriars Museum, Laing Art Gallery, The International Centre For Life
Distance: 1.6 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Antiquities
Distance: 1.6 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gateshead District
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Civic Centre
Regent Street
Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE8 1HH
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01914 333 000
Within the electoral area of Dunston and Teams Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gateshead
The Member of Parliament is Ian Mearns
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In the 2017 General Election Ian Mearns won with a majority of 17350 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 65186
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008209
Ons Area Name:Gateshead 007A
Average Age : 37.96
Population: 2088.00
Male Population: 1028.00 (49.23%)
Female Population: 1060.00 (50.77%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 53 (2.54%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

The Gateshead Inner West Neighbourhood Team have responsibility for areas covering Lobley Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Swalwell and Dunston.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson39
Violent-crime52
Drugs5
Public-order22
Other-crime4
Other-theft31
Shoplifting10
Burglary16
Possession-of-weapons1
Vehicle-crime26
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Bicycle-theft7
Theft-from-the-person2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bittern Close

OS Reference: 422973, 562629
OS Grid Reference: NZ230626
Latitude and Longitude: 54.957692476319, -1.6412121939034
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.0468562 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bittern Close

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
Dunston
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
North East
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